Here’s My Experience With An IUD

I got pregnant back to back, so when I went back to the doctor for my checkup after having my daughter, I knew I wanted to discuss getting on birth control. I didn’t want another surprise baby. There are so many different choices to make now. I always used birth control pills, but I wasn’t consistent with taking them. So, I wanted to see what other options there were for me. My doctor suggested getting a birth control implant in my arm. That scared me, so I went with his other suggestion: an IUD. Does Insertion Hurt? I am among … Continue reading Here’s My Experience With An IUD

The Delta Variant Is Growing Rapidly

India is seeing its largest death toll to date, topping numbers of over 400,000 deaths in the country alone. This could be due to the delta variant that is starting to see some significant growth in the United States recently. The deaths due to COVID-19 in India have been thought to be a lot higher than what is initially being reported because of the lack of ability to deal with the high body counts that their heath care system was not prepared to handle. So, the ever-prevalent delta variant is said to be the main cause of so many of the … Continue reading The Delta Variant Is Growing Rapidly

Are Menstrual Cups Better Than Tampons?

It’s that time of the month. The one we as women dread: the visit from Aunt Flow. As you prepare for the inevitable, you gather the regular necessities, such as pads, tampons, and maybe a change of underwear (sometimes they can be messy). There is another option you may not have heard of, though. Have you ever considered using a menstrual cup? What Is A Menstrual Cup? I was not familiar with this additional menstruation option until I was stocking feminine products at a prior job. I stood, reading the back of the box, figuring out what it even was. … Continue reading Are Menstrual Cups Better Than Tampons?